Blank Park Zoo Field Trip
for VS Third Graders on May 6, 2015
Our Special Day for Third Graders is Coming Soon!
BLANK PARK ZOO
Wednesday, May 6th, 8:30am-5:45pm
Blank Park Zoo, Southwest 9th Street, Des Moines, IA
- You will need to bring a sack lunch, a snack for the trip home and two drinks (Have at least one of the drinks be water for the ride home).
- We will be outside all afternoon so be prepared and dress for the weather.
- You can only bring somethings to read or an electronic on the bus ride. It is your responsibility to keep track of your belonging. Bring a string backpack or something you wouldn't mind carrying to keep your things in. Make sure everything has your name on it.
- We are asking for $3.00 per student to go towards the transportation costs.
- Parents who are not chaperones are welcome to drive to Des Moines to join us. We can't offer you bus space due to the number of students going. Adult tickets are $12.00.
Field Trip Agenda
Make sure you have your lunch labeled and your personal items for the ride labeled and in you backpack.
8:30 Load Shellsburg Students
8:45 Load Tilford Students
11:15 Arrive at Zoo, take bathroom break, eat our lunch
12:00 3:00 Zoo tour
3:00 Bathroom Break / Snack/
3:30 Load Bus to leave
5:45 or 6:00 Arrive back at Tilford ( Shellsburg around 6:15.)
PARENTS WILL NEED TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO PICK THEIR CHILD UP WHEN THE BUSSES ARRIVE THAT EVENING.
Mrs. Cindy Karr
Mrs. Laurie Hyland
Mrs. Sheri Miller
Mr. Jim Murray